Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 129 74
Rank change year-on-year -50 -55 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 73 162 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.12% 2.28% 3.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.28% 7.07% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 64 152 283
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £30,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,000 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -8.54% +6.49% -3.75%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,706 2,292 2,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 26.13% 32.26% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,440 2,031 2,198
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -64 37 £37,500 -14.29% 1
Wetherby +5 12 £24,000 -4.00%
Bradford +4 8 £47,500 -
Huddersfield - 7 £40,000 -
Wakefield -1 4 £35,750 +10.00%
Ilkley - 2 £42,500 -
Halifax +16 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (72.60%) SQL
3 38 (52.05%) .NET
4 29 (39.73%) T-SQL
5 28 (38.36%) C#
6 25 (34.25%) Windows
6 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
7 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (28.77%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (27.40%) Visual Studio
10 19 (26.03%) VB
10 19 (26.03%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (23.29%) IIS
13 16 (21.92%) MVC
14 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
15 13 (17.81%) Finance
15 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (16.44%) Customer Requirements
16 12 (16.44%) Self-Motivation
16 12 (16.44%) Replication
16 12 (16.44%) B2B
16 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
17 11 (15.07%) HTML
17 11 (15.07%) Windows Server
17 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
18 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (23.29%) IIS
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.59%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) DHCP
1 8 (10.96%) DNS
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) FTP
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (9.59%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (5.48%) MS Access
10 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.37%) MySQL
12 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Retail
3 6 (8.22%) Advertising
4 3 (4.11%) Legal
5 2 (2.74%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Analyst
3 15 (20.55%) SQL Analyst
3 15 (20.55%) Support Analyst
4 14 (19.18%) .NET Developer
4 14 (19.18%) DBA
4 14 (19.18%) SQL Support Analyst
5 12 (16.44%) Software Analyst
5 12 (16.44%) Software Support Analyst
5 12 (16.44%) SQL DBA
5 12 (16.44%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (15.07%) Applications Support
7 10 (13.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (13.70%) Technical Support
7 10 (13.70%) Technical Support Analyst
8 9 (12.33%) SQL Developer
9 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (10.96%) SSIS Developer
10 7 (9.59%) Project Engineer
10 7 (9.59%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) .NET
2 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
3 11 (15.07%) HTML
4 10 (13.70%) CSS
5 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (6.85%) Classic ASP
7 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.74%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.74%) HTML5
8 2 (2.74%) jQuery
8 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.74%) Web Services
9 1 (1.37%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.37%) CSS3
9 1 (1.37%) Dapper ORM
9 1 (1.37%) REST
9 1 (1.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Replication
1 12 (16.44%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (12.33%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.96%) e-Learning
4 6 (8.22%) PKI
5 3 (4.11%) Clustering
6 2 (2.74%) Fintech
6 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.37%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.03%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (21.92%) MVC
5 12 (16.44%) B2B
5 12 (16.44%) Customer Requirements
6 10 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (12.33%) ETL
7 9 (12.33%) Scrum
8 8 (10.96%) Coaching
8 8 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (10.96%) ERP
8 8 (10.96%) Workflow
9 7 (9.59%) Data Analysis
9 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.22%) Analytics
10 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (6.85%) SDLC
12 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (72.60%) SQL
2 29 (39.73%) T-SQL
3 28 (38.36%) C#
4 19 (26.03%) VB
5 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.59%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.48%) VBA
8 1 (1.37%) C
8 1 (1.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.59%) Hyper-V
2 7 (9.59%) vSphere
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
1 2 (2.74%) SCOM
1 2 (2.74%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) VMware
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Infor
4 2 (2.74%) Sage
5 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.37%) CommVault
5 1 (1.37%) Symantec
5 1 (1.37%) Tableau